Plays » Women Authors

Being dead isn't always so bad
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Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Why is there a dead man in Felicity's and Maude's living room and how can a cat help to solve the case?
Kabuki-West
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Price: Free! Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Plays » Women Authors
Kabuki plays “dazzling” “haiku-like” Chicago Sun-Times “best of two worlds, fascinating” Oakland Tribune “resounds with Kabuki’s passion, fascination...in Sunde's adaptation, Zen philosophy is engrained into story, not imposed” L.A.Daily News “Essence of passion. Sunde's play compresses Homeric epic, is lucid and direct, makes you see and hear with awakened eyes and ears." Philadelphia Inquirer
Radio Plays
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Price: Free! Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
3 Radio Plays 3 Voodoo to Paradise: tropical night, mysterious wooden boat-load casting off for better future. The Sound of Sand: Blind boy’s mighty dangerous venture from sand-castle beach onto the sea. How His Bride Came To Abraham: Enemies trapped in no-man’s land make it paradise. An NPR, WNYC broadcast; a Bob Hope Award winner; a radio-adaptation of oft-produced, twice-published peace play.
The Abortion Monologues
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Plays » Canadian
In these dramatic monologues, twenty-three women reveal the details of their lives, relationships and families as they tell the stories of their abortions. Sometimes funny, sometimes heartbreaking, but always thought provoking, The Abortion Monologues exist in stark contrast to the real world in which women seldom publicly discuss this choice.
Legítima Defesa - texto teatral para duas atrizes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Plays » Women Authors
Duas mulheres em uma cela de solitária: a agente e a detenta. Uma já cometeu seus crimes e a outra acha que a nenhum castigo será suficiente para saldar a dívida com a sociedade. Mas algo está para mudar. Em meio à tortura uma chance de compensação ou vingança parece se descortinar em um lapso de tempo.
Romualdo Angelo - Female Theatrical Monologue
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Plays » Women Authors
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The demonstrations of love and its lasting effects, sometimes lasting more than love itself. The nothing unusual story of a woman that loved more than was loved, believed more than the truths she heard, and who desired beyond the desire they had for her. With humor and rancor, a text about the resentment as a form of self-love.
Even More Plays From Behind the Zion Curtain
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 49,620. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Plays » Women Authors
The latest anthology of original, full-length plays premiered by Plan-B Theatre Company in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Bad Girl: A Play
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Price: Free! Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Plays » Women Authors
From the playwright... I wrote this play as a reminder of the harsh, unforgiving times that were the 1950’s, when uncomfortable words and actions were swept under the rug. If the dialogue sounds last century, or events seem improbable, we can be grateful they do. It's a fictionalized account of what happened to "girls in trouble." But the story is true. I lived it.
New Plays IV
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 40,320. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Plays » Gay & Lesbian
Plan-B Theatre Company, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, has developed and produced unique and socially conscious theatre since 1991. Plan-B champions the work of local playwrights. This is our fourth anthology of our work published since 2008.
My Letter to Fear (Essays on life, love and the search for Prince Charming)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
From the ridiculous to the heartbreaking, Steffy’s essays explore the differences between the realities of today and the expectations of youth. Her own experiences, plus interviews with women over the course of two years, are the basis for these funny and sometimes challenging pieces.
Jan of Cleveland: Radio Play
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jan of Cleveland is a radio play designed to run approximately 28 minutes. There are only 5 speaking parts and minimal, easy to find sound effects. It is a Time Travel perfect for high school plays, college radio stations and podcasters. Detailed character bios are included.
The Glass Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
A play in one act, in which the transparent characters – Glenn, Glenda, Gladwin, and Glennis Glass – offer their opinions on such weighty philosophical matters as being half full or half empty, accepting oneself as one comes from the Great Factory, the restricted lives of their costlier neighbors in the locked china cabinet, the fate of an unfortunate cousin with a glass jaw, and much more.
Desire of Ovid's Mother
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Price: Free! Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
An innocent friendship between two women becomes complicated as a grieving mother befriends her son's ex-girlfriend to try and find out why he committed suicide.
The Wolf in the Waistcoat
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Style Writes Now. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A children's play, humorous, entertaining. Mums, dads and teachers might also enjoy reading this. Inspired by motifs presented in the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm.
Touching Lightly on Love and Death
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Plays » Women Authors
Well-known Chicago playwright Kathleen Thompson writes with intelligence,sensitivity and often wild humor about our deepest feelings. These three short plays explore how people in intimate situations--romance, family, friendship and danger--bring each other through . . . or try.
Dear Kendra: Journal of a Female Serial Killer Volume 1 & 2
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
I was born on February 14, 1970 at 5:35 a.m. My mother was pronounced dead at 5:37 a.m. Women had not achieved equality with men in any country. Four students at Kent State University in Ohio were killed by National Guardsmen at a protest about American incursion into Cambodia. The unemployment rate stood at 3.5 percent. The cost of a first-class stamp was six cents. The Beatles broke up.
Art is Useless When You're Being Mauled by a Bear
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
A full length play for the stage: Art Is Useless When You're Being Mauled by a Bear is a tragicomedy that explores one woman’s fantastical journey through grief and subsequent descent into madness after losing a loved one. A series of encounters with beings real and imagined; some straight out of a Grimm’s Fairy Tale, serve to move our heroine further toward the ultimate and unavoidable climax.
Jane Austen's EMMA
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by WordCrafts Press. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Jane Austen's feisty, provocative and enchanting heroine, Emma Woodhouse, comes to life on the stage in Paula K. Parker's sparkling new adaptation, "Jane Austen's EMMA."
I Killed My Best Friend's Father
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
What happens when a war ends and the people left behind have to deal with the consequences? Two teenage girls are displaced by the conflict in Nepal. The father of one has killed the father of the other. As the ghosts of their fathers linger nearby, still fighting between themselves, the two girls battle to preserve their friendship and survive in a hostile world.
Cuento de dos cafés descafeinados
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Es la conversación de dos chicas en una tarde de café.Hablan sobre las relaciones, el amor, la sociedad, la dificultad para ser madres, la cultura de la imagen, las bodas, la relación entre amigas, disney...Una lectura rápida y amena escrita a modo de diálogo en lenguaje coloquial repleta de situaciones, ejemplos y bromas.Un rato divertido que te hará reflexionar.Un trocito de vida hecho palabras.